NV community service learning

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Chelsea Martin Community Service Learning New Visions- Medical June 2008 In the New Visions Medical Program I completed many types of service learning. Our class not only works in the hospital every week in numerous departments but we also hold a number of events for the community. This year we planned and threw the city Halloween party, the hospital Holiday party and took place in many other events such as the Bike Tour for missing children. All of these events have helped us gain valuable work experience and have shown us many skills that we will use in the future. The New Visions Medical Program has taken us from high school teenagers to young, mature adults. Our service learning experience was the biggest part in our own personal growth. In the hospital I worked with people of all ages. The emergency department had a large variety of people and they all taught me something new about that age group. The Ambulatory Surgery Centre was also the same; they had many different age groups go through the department. On Radiation/ Oncology though I learned a lot about the elderly. I learned what kinds of things make the elderly comfortable and from talking to them I really got to experience the kind of life they lived as a teenager decades ago. For my last rotation on mother/ baby department I got to work with expecting mothers and their future babies. That population was interesting to work with because this was the one
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This note was uploaded on 09/12/2011 for the course SCIENCE bio 200 taught by Professor Roy during the Fall '11 term at McGill.

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